Part of speech:
An elderly person, esp. one who is retired
The definition of a veteran is a person who has served in the military or a person who has obtained a lot of experience in a particular field.
Having reached the age of:
The definition of elderly is someone who is old.
A person who lived in ancient times.
Any person from whom one is descended, esp. one earlier in a family line than a grandparent; forefather; forebear
A superior person or thing
Someone older than someone else (with possessive). [from 15th c.]
Between middle age and extreme old age
(Informal) A person who is no longer young or middle aged; old or elderly person
A woman who dominates a group or an activity.
The male head of a tribal line or family.
(Informal) An elderly person, specif. one who is 65 or older and retired
A person with considerable tenure or experience in a given place or activity; a veteran.
Of greater age than another
Old Mr. ____
One's girlfriend or mistress, often, specif., when one lives with her
A sexagenarian person
A septuagenarian person
An octogenarian person
A nonagenarian person
An extremely old or long-lived man.
Granny is defined as a term for a grandmother, or the mother of your mother or father.
A person holding a high, dignified position or office
The definition of a senator is a member of a senate, which is a group of people with power in the government.
A person in charge of a group of children at a camp
Any elderly retired statesman who continues to be consulted unofficially on governmental matters
The senior member of a body or group:
A woman who gives birth to a child.
The definition of antiquated is something that is out of date, old or no longer useful.
Showing the marked deterioration often accompanying old age, esp. mental impairment characterized by confusion, memory loss, etc.
The definition of antiquity refers to the state of being old.
A rounded compact mass, as of leaves or buds:
(Law) The right of the eldest child, especially the eldest son, to inherit the entire estate of one or both parents.
The definition of a shrub is a small woody plant with multiple permanent stems that are usually a little smaller than a tree.
A plant or shrub resembling a tree in form or size.
(Figuratively) Younger than anyone else in a group.
A younger person.
(Informal) A person of higher rank or position
(Cricket) The set number of balls bowled during a single turn at one end of the wicket
used of the older of two persons of the same name especially used to distinguish a father from his son
any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
One who has retired from active working life.
(Slang) A supervisor; a boss.
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